Monday, January 6, 2014

Coming Events 2014

January 2014  Luncheon cancelled - 

we will instead have an evening reception on January 9, 2014 5 to 7 pm at Libby's Restaurant welcoming distinguished Chinese Scholars.

Meet and Greet January 21, Tuesday 5:00 to 7:00 
at the Lido Beach Resort 8th floor bar.   
Christopher's Tropical Fine, 
700 Ben Franklin Dr Ste 
8 Floor
Sarasota, FL 34236  Get Directions


SCOTTISH FESTIVAL at Robarts Arena (approximately 3500-4000 visitors attend), Fruitville Road, Sarasota.
 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM (Rain or shine)

February  7, 2014 Friday  Luncheon 

Join us at the SaraBay Country Club just north of the Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport. The luncheon registration desk will open at 11:30 a.m., with lunch beginning at noon. Beef Stroganoff for the Vladimir group's program and Key Lime tart for dessert to welcome back our winter residents....If you prefer a vegetarian meal email your request to:

Directions to Sara Bay CC

Meet and Greet February 17MONDAY 5:00 to 7:00 
will be at the Gompertz Theatre. On the corner of North Palm 

Avenue and Coconut in downtown Sarasota, Florida.

March - No Meet and Greet due to the One World Gala.

One World Gala Sunday March 16 at 6:00 pm, 

Michael's on East

Apr 3-13, 2014

Visit Sister City Tel Mond plus Jerusalem & Tel Aviv, Israel, with an Option to Enjoy Eliat & Petra, Jordan.

Sarasota Sister Cities is planning a visit to our Sister City of Tel Mond and the country of Israel. The dates of our visit are April 3-13, 2014. The trip is limited - first come, first serve. We will visit Tel Mond, Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, drive along the Mediterranean coastline, and the Judean Hills. We will also visit the Golan Heights, the Jordan River Valley, Galilee, Masada, and the Dead Sea. We also have an optional trip to Jordan April 1-3, 2014. We will visit the resort city of Eliat and the historic city of Petra, Jordan. More info at:

April 15 Meet and Greet 5 to 7 pm

Roast Restaurant
1296 1st Street  

Next to the Opera House, First Floor courtyard outside. 
If it rains we go upstairs to a beautiful old fashioned bar.

Sep 22 to Oct 2, 2014 

Tour of Southern France

More information at: